Dwayne Johnson who will be playing the Black Adam in DC’s upcoming anti-hero film Black Adam. The actor will be seen as Shazam’s arch nemesis however he starts of good in the film or maybe anti-hero but yes we know he will turn to be the main villain of Shazam.

Well it was first said that Dwayne Johnson would be a part of Shazam and it was speculated that he would be playing the role Dr. Thaddeus Sivana or he would have been playing his sidekick but then Dwayne requested Warner Bros to introduce him as Black Adam in a standalone film.

Dwayne posted on his official Instagram handle where he wrote “The hierarchy of power in the DC Universe is about to change. Training and prep for #BlackAdam has been a grind but this passion project outweighs the sacrifices. Truth, justice and the Black Adam way. #eyeforaneye #antihero #blackadam⚡️ @jonbrandoncruz. Shooting begins this summer.”

Spanish Filmmaker Jaume Collet-Serra who is known for the films , The Shallow, Orphan will be directing the film Black Adam.  Black Adam will be starring Dwayne Johnson in the titular role and it will be the first step for Dwayne Johnson to step into the superhero universe.

Shooting for the film will be starting this summer and no release date has been announced uptil yet.